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Pittsburgh Literary Magazines

  • Caketrain
    Caketrain is a literary journal and press based in Western Pennsylvania. Our interest is in the very best contemporary creative writing, regardless of its length or genre.
  • The Fourth River: Nature and Culture
    The Fourth River, Chatham College's literary journal, publishes literature that engages and explores the relationship between humans and their environments.
  • Latin American Literary Review Press
    a scholarly journal devoted to the literature of Latin America and Brazil. It is published semiannually in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
  • New Yinzer
    The New Yinzer is an online magazine bent on promoting Pittsburgh's culture and redefining what it means to live in this city through good stories and fine writing.
  • The Original
    The Original is a completely student-created, nonprofit, semiannual arts and culture publication dedicated to highlighting the talent of artists and leaders in the Pittsburgh region. Founded at the University of Pittsburgh in 2006, The Original is managed by a collective of local volunteers who aim to bring accessible art and creative writing to the general public, while promoting unique organizations and individuals in their city.
  • Sampsonia Way Magazine
    Sampsonia Way is an online magazine sponsored by City of Asylum/Pittsburgh celebrating literary free expression and supporting persecuted poets and novelists worldwide.
  • SubtleTea
    Pittsburgh-based literary site leaning toward poetry. It features worthy and accomplished authors from Maine to India to Scotland to Illinois to Arizona. Exclusive interviews, film reviews, book reviews, etc.
  • Weave Magazine
    Weave is a literary organization and print publication based out of Pittsburgh, PA.